John graduated with a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University and with his ThM in Cross-Cultural Ministry from Dallas Theological Seminary. John has been with the PIONEERS missions agency since 2006. Following his graduation from DTS in 2007, he has served in South Asia working with an unreached people group. He has experience with Hindus, Sikhs, and Muslims, cross-culturally ministering in the U.S. and overseas both short and long-term. John and his wife Rebecca have recently returned to the area due to visa issues preventing a return to their country of service, but they continue serving among South Asians and other immigrants through the Apartment Life ministry in Irving. They have two daughters, Sadie (3), and Lucy (1 1/2).